It has been a tough week for Barcelona sporting director Eric Abidal. The former player was called in for an urgent meeting by club president Josep Mariea Bartomeu after being publicly criticised by Lionel Messi over comments made about Ernesto Valverde's sacking. And it is not just their star player that the Frenchman has upset… For those who fear Lionel Messi is nearing the twilight of his career, another Barcelona legend has insisted there is nothing to worry about. According to Xavi,
Eric Abidal has faced criticism from Lionel Messi and also reportedly angered Xavi. [Courtesy] It has been a tough week for Barcelona's sporting director Eric Abidal. Lionel Messi is “not finished yet”, says Xavi, with rivals of the Barcelona superstar warned that the mercurial Argentine still has “three or four good years left”.
Messi and xavi. 194 likes. Amateur Sports Team. Jump to. Sections of this page. Accessibility Help. Press alt + / to open this menu. Facebook. Email or Phone: Password: Forgot account? Home. Posts. Photos. About. Community. See more of Messi and xavi on Facebook. Log In. or. Create New Account. See more of Messi and xavi on Facebook. Lionel Messi has contributed nearly three goals per two games in La Liga since 2009-10 and added another couple against Real Betis on Sunday.. “Messi’s unstoppable,” Xavi says. Lionel Messi will make his 700th official appearance for Barcelona as they face Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday, with the Argentine in rapid pursuit of records held by club legend Xavi and Brazilian icon Pele.
Lionel Messi was not the only Barcelona legend upset by Eric Abidal’s comments this week. Xavi Hernandez is ‘very annoyed’ with this former team-mate according to Spanish radio Cadena Ser. Lionel Messi is feeling isolated and fed up at Barcelona at the team’s continued mistakes which are costing his side. The captain remains as committed as ever to the club but knows he is coming.
Xavi had the great fortune of watching Lionel Messi develop from a small, skinny teenager into the world’s best football player. The Spanish midfielder played with Messi at Barcelona for 11. Lionel Messi’s stats without Xavi, Iniesta and Neymar will silence every critic. Debjit Ghoshal FOLLOW.. Lionel Messi has scored a staggering amount of 41 times in just 38 games.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been best players of past ten years, but Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Wayne Rooney and Xavi among contenders for 'next best'. One of incredible duo has won every. Former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi has said that Lionel Messi is “happy” at the Nou Camp. Xavi played alongside Messi at Barca, winning four Champions League titles with the Argentina.
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Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Xavi have been shortlisted for the 2011 FIFA Ballon d'Or, FIFA and France Football announced. Messi won the inaugural award last year after FIFA's World Player. Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini (Rosario (Argentinië), 24 juni 1987) is een Argentijns-Spaans profvoetballer die doorgaans als aanvaller speelt. Hij stroomde in 2004 door vanuit de jeugdopleiding van FC Barcelona, waar hij in november 2017 zijn contract verlengde tot medio 2021. Hij is sinds 2018 aanvoerder van het eerste team.
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Eric Abidal has become embroiled with a row with Lionel Messi and has now also angered Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez, according to reports in Spain mirror Load mobile navigation. Lionel Messi and Xavi Hernandez of Barcelona celebrate with the trophy after the UEFA Champions League Final between Juventus and FC Barcelona at Olympiastadion on June 6, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.
Xavi has a sponsorship deal with German sportswear and equipment supplier Adidas and has appeared in Adidas commercials alongside Lionel Messi, Luis Suárez and Robin van Persie. Xavi features in EA Sports' FIFA video game series , and was the top passer in FIFA 15 with a 91 rating. Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has told Sport that ex-teammate Lionel Messi gets 'pissed off' when he is not involved in a game.. Xavi knows Messi well, having played alongside him in. Eric Abidal has faced criticism from Lionel Messi and also reportedly angered Xavi. [Courtesy] It has been a tough week for Barcelona's sporting director Eric Abidal. The former player was called.
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DOHA, Qatar -- Ahead of Saturday's Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona, Xavi Hernandez has hailed Lionel Messi as the 'greatest footballer ever' but believes that his former Barcelona. Xavi Hernandez says former team-mate Lionel Messi is the 'best player in history' following his stunning hat-trick against Real Betis on Sunday.. Messi inspired Barcelona to a 4-1 win at the. Barcelona star Lionel Messi has hit out at the club's sporting director Eric Abidal for his recent comments on Xavi and former manager Ernesto Valverde. Abidal was extremely critical of the two in a recent interview with Catalan daily Sport. Also Read | Lionel Messi has scored exactly 500 goals in his last 500 Barcelona games
Lionel Messi's stats since Xavi, Neymar and Andres Iniesta left Barcelona. By Scott Wilson;. We may very well look back on Lionel Messi’s 2018-19 season as one of his best ever. This season has been the one in which Lionel Messi finally moved past Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta’s shadow at FC Barcelona. Lionel Messi’s first overwhelmingly successful year came during the 2008-09 season next to historic players Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta.. Together, these three players emulated Arrigo Sacchi’s AC Milan by filling the Ballon d’Or podium in a single year. 15 Powerful Lionel Messi Quotes To Help You Achieve Your Dreams. Lionel Messi is considered by some as one of the greatest players of all time, by many THE greatest player of all time. His magnificent speed, composure, control and strength are hard to replicate.
Leaving FC Barcelona as a two-time treble winner, Xavi Hernández tells UEFA.com about the 'most talented Spanish player of all time' and the 'phenomenon', Lionel Messi. Xavi told to take Barcelona role to 'manage the end of Lionel Messi' The legendary Spain midfielder left Barcelona in 2015 but is being touted for a return behind the scenes Share
BARCELONA legend Xavi has warned Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson will need to produce his best ever performance to stop Lionel Messi - and even that might not be enough to stop him running riot at. Raheem Sterling Can Succeed Lionel Messi As World's Best Player: Xavi England and Manchester City play-maker Raheem Sterling is more advanced as a player than Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Mohamed.
Lionel Messi is the 'best player in history', according to his former Barcelona team-mate Xavi. Messi surpassed Xavi's total of 476 wins with Barcelona as his hat-trick inspired a 4-1 victory. Messi, top scorer in El Clásico. The Barça captain is also the player who has scored the most goals in the matches against Real Madrid, with 26, well ahead of Alfredo Di Stéfano and Cristiano.
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Lionel Messi, Xavi and Andrés Iniesta, all of Barcelona, have been shortlisted for the Fifa Ballon d'Or award. Xavi and Iniesta have enjoyed a superb year at both domestic and international level BARCELONA stars from past and present reunited in Argentina for Lionel Messi’s wedding to his childhood partner Antonella Roccuzzo. Catalan legends Xavi and Carles Puyol flew in to Rosario wi…